Obamarama & Other Notes
On Tuesday night, Obama clinched the Democratic nomination for president. Tonight, he's apparently meeting with Hillary to discuss the "future." Hopefully that future includes her being his running mate. I think it would be a total slam dunk, but Bill Clinton needs to be muzzled for the next four years and six months. I hope Obama makes that one of his conditions for Hilly being veep. There's already a website up called VoteBoth.com urging Obama and Hillary to be running mates. Like I said, I'm voting forever has the (D) next to their name. My slogan is "Anyone But McCain."
Friday -- that's tomorrow -- is the last day to pre-order After the Poison from Finishing Line Press. Thanks to all of you who have already, and if you've been waiting until the last minute, your time's up. Look to your left, click the link and you can order safely and securely with PayPal. After tomorrow, add $2 for shipping and handling. Books are expected to ship in early July.
Here's a bizarre rejection note. I submitted a synopsis of my novel, Conquering Venus, to Plain View Press in Austin and received this terse email today: Not what we do. Good luck. Ummm...okay. I actually though this press might be receptive since their submission guidelines said the press is "on the cutting edge of alternative publishing" and wanted stories with cultural diversity. Ah, well...